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How do you interact with your team? Do you prefer to talk via email, on the phone, or face-to-face? Do you take the lead or prefer to contribute when called upon? How you communicate with your coworkers plays a role in how they view you as a teammate. Take this quick, 5 question quiz to understand your communication style and how you can improve your overall skills to be a better communicator.
Storytelling is becoming a more common way to engage and relate your message in business. But storytelling can be tricky. AMA Playbook answers the question, when and where should I use storytelling in business? Here are few tips from storytelling guru and Amacom author Paul Smith.
Not in charge? You can still help your team make great decisions with these 3 powerful persuasion techniques by Don Maruska.
In order to get things done, you often have to say no to things you don’t have time for. Many people have trouble learning how to say no. Sometimes we see our task as ‘‘telling them no in such a way that they aren’t upset and they still like me.’’ But this is an almost impossible task because, if you are trying to manage another person’s reaction, you may end up losing sight of what’s important to you.